Accession Number : AD0164804

Title :   Pulsating Hydrojet Lavage Device.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Bhaskar,Surindar N. ; Cutright,Duane E. ; Gross,Arthur

Report Date : SEP 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The invention described is a pulsating hydrojet lavage device comprising curvilinear manifold means arranged about a longitudinal axis, including fluid inlet means and fluid outlet means, a pump for pumping with pulsating pressure a washing fluid, and supply means for conveying the washing fluid from the pump to the manifold means. The washing fluid may be a mixture of water, detergents and antiseptic liquids. One purpose of the device is to prepare quickly medical personnel for surgical operations.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Surgical supplies, *Irrigation(Medicine), Medical personnel, Medical equipment, Surgery, Hydraulic jets, Pulsation, Therapy

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE